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IISc, IIT Bombay only two Indian institutes among top 400 varsities

IISc, IIT Bombay only two Indian institutes among top 400 va...

New Delhi: Indian universities continued to fare poorly in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking, which was led by the California Institute of Technology for the second consecutive year. According to THE, the British ..., 1 week ago
Indian Express

PU slips in global varsity ranking

The Administrative Block of Panjab University. (Express Photo) Slipping by 275 points, the Panjab University (PU) has appeared in the 501-600 slab of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings for 2015-16. In 2014, the university ...
 Indian Express6 days ago

Coursera eyes Indian tie-ups to grow user base, revenue

By Hyderabad : Coursera Inc., the US-based online education provider, is talking to top Indian universities to offer courses in computing, data science and management. It is also devising methods to overcome unreliable Internet connectivity in ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

4 Urgent Questions Provoked by the IIT Roorkee Controversy

There are those who hold, not without reason, that our national obsession with the IITs is counterproductive. Leave them alone to get on with it, they say. We have more urgent matters to worry about in the sphere of education: a gross lack of ...
 NDTV1 month ago

IIT-Roorkee looks for collaborations in Houston

The management was open to attracting qualified people from the US for either short-term or long-term assignments in Roorkee, reports Manu Shah. Dr Pradipto Banerji, director, Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee, and Sandeep Singh, dean, alumni affairs and international relations, IIT-Roorkee, were on a two-day visit to Houston to look at research collaborations with RiceUniversity and the University of Houston.  During their stay they met the Roorkee alumni as well as other Indian ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Business Insider India

Why MacArthur 'Genius' Kartik Chandran remembered IIT Roorkee on receiving $6,25,000 grant for his innovation

"A lot of what I do today is because of the foundation I received at IIT Roorkee," says Indian American environmental engineer Kartik Chandran who recently won the prestigious Mac Arthur fellowship and a grant of $6,25,000 for his genius innovation.
 Business Insider India3 days ago
India Today

Indian-American prof. wins USD 625,000 MacArthur "Genius" grant

Chandran, an IIT Roorkee graduate, has won the fellowship for his work in "transforming wastewater from a pollutant requiring disposal to a resource for useful products, such as commodity chemicals, energy sources, and fertilisers." ...
 India Today1 week ago Indian-American Professor Gets Rs 4.09 Crore MacArthur Genius Grant For Recycling Wastewater  Indiatimes1 week ago Indian-American prof wins MacArthur "Genius" grant  Times of India1 week ago Indian-American professor wins $625,000 MacArthur "Genius" grant  Sify1 week ago

IITs at opposing ends over HRD Ministry’s fee hike proposal

NEW DELHI: India's top IITs are divided on the issue of a rise in fees being considered by a council set up by the HRD ministry to tide over paucity of funds, especially at a time when at least one new institute is being added every year. While some Indian ...
 Economic Times4 hours ago

Indian-American named MacArthur Fellow

Indian-American environmental engineer Kartik Chandran, left, has been named a 2015 MacArthur Fellow and given a 'genius' grant of $625,000 for working on a novel solution to the world's need for food, clean water and energy. Chandran, 41, deals with wastewater treatment with the goal of producing useful resources such as fertilisers, chemicals and energy sources, in addition to clean water, in a way that takes into account the climate, energy and nutrient challenges being faced today. An ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Indian American Environmental Engineer Named MacArthur Fellow  India-West1 week ago
Business Insider Australia

Meet the 24 MacArthur 'geniuses' who were each awarded $625,000 to change the world

The MacArthur Foundation grant is one of the most prestigious, and most lucrative, awards in the country. Started in 1981 by philanthropists John and Catherine MacArthur, the Fellows Program awards an unrestricted $US625,000 fellowship to ...
 Business Insider Australia1 week ago Meet the 24 MacArthur geniuses who were each awarded $625,000 to change the world  Business Insider Malaysia1 week ago
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